Prostate cancer mortality in areas with high and low prostate cancer incidence Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Early Detection of Cancer
  • Mass Screening
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • The lower prostate cancer mortality in high-incidence counties reflecting a high PSA uptake suggests that more-intense as compared with less-intense opportunistic PSA screening reduces prostate cancer mortality.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3982781

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/jnci/dju007

PubMed ID

  • 24610909

Additional Document Info

start page

  • dju007

volume

  • 106

number

  • 3